Getting Support

If you have witnessed or experienced harassment, we are here to support you.

Help and Support

  • Student Support and Wellbeing Advisers - Our service is free, impartial, non-judgemental and confidential. We offer support, advice and guidance to students on a wide range of personal matters. You can contact us in our advice centre in Augustine House, Canterbury by calling 01227 782675 or emailing studentwellbeing@canterbury.ac.uk. Our drop in times are spread across our campuses, throughout the week, and appointments are available on request.
  • Mental Wellbeing Team - Our Student Mental Health Practitioners can offer confidential support to students who are experiencing emotional difficulties. Email mentalwellbeing@canterbury.ac.uk for more information or if you would like to arrange an appointment.
  • For support for yourself contact Human Resources
  • For advice on how to support your students, contact Student Support, Health and Wellbeing Department

The Chaplaincy Confidential Listening Service. The Chaplaincy offers a safe space where any student or member of staff can discuss their problems in a non-judgmental environment. You set the agenda, and can talk about everything and anything that might be on your mind. Contact us by email on chaplaincy@canterbury.ac.uk to find out more.

If you want to talk to someone outside the University or out of hours:

We appreciate that everyone is different and will need different types of support. For a list of a range of organisations you can contact to get advice, help and support on anything that is worrying you regarding sexual harassment and assault - www.disrespectnobody.co.uk/need-help/

Report and Support

All staff, students and visitors to our campus can report harassment or abuse either anonymously or with contact details via our online reporting tool. If you provide your name, one of our advisers will be in contact within 3 working day.  Reports can be about an individual, a group of people or cultures.

 Access report and Support

                                                                                                                                      SafeZone is a safety app which Canterbury Christ Church University is making available to all its students and staff at all its campuses. The app allows you to alert University Security if you ever need urgent assistance, first aid or if you have an emergency while on campus via your mobile phone.  For further information click here. 




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